Serious Crash - SH1 Oruanui, North of Taupo - Bay of Plenty
Serious Crash - SH1 Oruanui, North of Taupo - Bay
Emergency Services are at the site
of a serious crash on State Highway One at Oruanui near
State Highway One is closed near th eintersection
of Oruanui Road and SH1 and a Helicopter is being used to
transport a seriously injured woman to hospital.
management is in place to guide traffic around the crash
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On The Last Rites For The TPP
The Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal is one of those litmus issues that has always had more to do with one’s place on the political spectrum than with any imminent reality.
To date, the Greens have opposed (a) a wide range of the leaked content of the TPP (b) the secretive way it has been negotiated and (c) the undemocratic way in which any final document would be ratified. Labour has shared some of those concerns, but while remaining generally supportive of the deal itself.
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